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2019 Texas Medicaid Income Limits & Asset Limits (2018 and 2019)


Long Term (Nursing Home) Medicaid Limits in Texas20182019Income Limit (one Medicaid patient)$2,250/mo$2,313/mo Income Limit (both spouses)$4,500/mo$4,626/mo Countable Asset Limit$2,000$2,000 Protected Resource Amount, minimum$24,720$25,284 Protected Resource Amount, maximum$123,600$126,420 Spouse Maintenance Allowance (MMMNA)$3,090/mo$3,160.50/mo Transfer Penalty$172.65/day as of 09/01/2017$172.65/day as of 09/01/2017 Home Equity Limit$572,000$585,000


Inexpensive Medicaid & Elder Law book by Premack

Our detailed book, Thinking Beyond Tomorrow, answers questions about Medicaid and paying for Long Term Care. It reviews the law, provides understandable insights, and gives strategies to help qualify for Medicaid benefits.

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Written by Attorneys Paul Premack and Benjamin Premack. Available as an eBook ($9.99) or as a paperback book ($39.99).

Thinking Beyond Tomorrow answers your questions about:

  1. Qualifying for Medicaid and VA benefits

  2. Protecting Assets and the homestead

  3. Planning for & managing medical care

  4. Life Support & Death with Dignity

  5. Wills, Living Trusts, Survivorship Rights and avoiding Probate

  6. Pet Trusts and Gun Trusts

  7. Managing finances during disability

  8. Family and Marital Property Issues

  9. Minimizing Federal Estate Taxes

  10. Settling an Estate and being an Executor


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